One only need to read a few pages before realizing that Kevin Cook is among modern golf's great researchers and writers. After the next 300 you'll just close the book and start nodding, "so that's how it happened....."
You will also understand why Tom Morris Sr. is considered the father of golf and Tom Morris Jr. the greatest Open Champion of all time.
From page 81, "He also settle disputes. One match turned when a Prestwick golfer swung too far under and sent it straight up into his own beard. Where it perched and would not budge. Tom's ruling: Loss of Hole"
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at the putting green|Hole 1 Handicap and
Golf Tournaments|Hole 3